Paul Schulze is an American TV & movie actor. Paul is known for his roles- Rawlins (in The Punisher), Frank Gallo(Suits), Eddie Walzer(Nurse Jackie), Mr. Kralik(Law & Order), Father Phil Intintola(The Sopranos), Ryan Chappelle(24). Some of the popular movies he has appeared in are- Rambo (2008), Panic Room (2002).
Paul Schulze was born on 12th June 1962 in the New York City, New York, United States of America. He grew up in New York. His father was a Lutheran pastor.
Paul Schulze: Career
Some of the Movies & TV Series he has been part of are as follows:
Movies/ TV movie
- Are You Here(2013): Paul was Dave Harken in the Comedy Drama directed by Matthew Weiner with actors- Amy Poehler, Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson playing the lead characters.
- Rambo(2008): He played the role- Michael Burnett in the War Thriller directed by Sylvester Stallone , it features Matthew Marsden, Julie Benz, Sylvester Stallone in the cast.
- Zodiac(2007): Paul was Sandy Panzarella in this Historical Crime Drama directed by David Fincher with stars- Jake Gyllenhaal, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo playing important roles.
- Crazylove(2005): He portrayed the role of Thomas in the Comedy Drama directed by Ellie Kanner with stars- Bruno Campos, Reiko Aylesworth, JoBeth Williams in the main roles.
- Panic Room(2002): Paul played Officer Keeney in the Crime Drama movie directed by David Fincher starring Kristen Stewart, Jodie Foster, Forest Whitaker in the lead.
- Don't Say a Word(2001): He played Jake in the Mystery Thriller Drama movie directed by Gary Fleder , it features Brittany Murphy, Michael Douglas, Sean Bean in the cast.
- Speaking of Sex(2001): He acted as Larry in the Romantic Comedy directed by John McNaughton , it has Jay Mohr, Melora Walters, James Spader in the lead cast.
- Drowning Mona(2000): He acted as Jimmy D. in the Mystery Comedy movie , it was directed by Nick Gomez , cast includes Bette Midler, Neve Campbell, Danny DeVito
- Kiss Toledo Goodbye(1999): He played the role- Nicky in this Comedy Thriller movie directed by Lyndon Chubbuck with actors- Robert Forster, Christopher Walken, Michael Rapaport playing the lead characters.
- The LaMastas(1998):
- Grind(1997): He played the character of Terry in this Drama movie directed by Chris Kentis , it has Paul Schulze, Adrienne Shelly, Billy Crudup playing in the lead.
- Illtown(1996): He portrayed the role- Lucas in the Drama movie directed by Nick Gomez with stars- Michael Rapaport, Adam Trese, Lili Taylor in the lead.
- Layin' Low(1996): He played the role- Patty in the movie directed by Danny Leiner starring Louise Lasser, Edie Falco, Jeremy Piven in the lead.
- New Jersey Drive(1995): Paul played Booking Sergeant in the Crime Drama directed by Nick Gomez with Saul Stein, Gabriel Casseus, Shar-Ron Corley in the lead.
- Flirt(1995): He portrayed the character- in this movie by Hal Hartley with Martin Donovan, Robert John Burke, Paul Austin in the lead.
- Clockers(1995): He acted as Detective in the Mystery Crime directed by Spike Lee starring Harvey Keitel, John Turturro, Delroy Lindo in the lead.
- Hand Gun(1994): He acted as Michael McCallister in this Crime Thriller movie directed by Whitney Ransick starring Treat Williams, Paul Schulze, Seymour Cassel in the lead.
- Amateur(1994): Paul played a Cop in the directed by Hal Hartley with stars- Isabelle Huppert, Elina Löwensohn, Martin Donovan in the lead.
- Laws of Gravity(1992): He portrayed Frankie in the Crime Drama directed by Nick Gomez , it features Peter Greene, Edie Falco, Adam Trese in the cast.
- The Unbelievable Truth(1989): He acted in the role of Bill in the Comedy Drama movie directed by Hal Hartley starring Robert John Burke, Adrienne Shelly, Chris Cooke in the lead.
- Group(2009): Paul Schulze portrayed the character of Carl Carruthers in the Comedy TV movie directed by Jack Kenny with actors- Jonathan Del Arco, Max Greenfield, Paul Clausen playing the lead characters.
- The Lone Ranger(2003): He played Sheriff Landry in the TV movie directed by Jack Bender with actors- Anita Brown, Chad Michael Murray, Nathaniel Arcand playing main roles.
- An American Town(2001): He played Father Wright in the TV Drama by Rob Schmidt with the cast Chad Christ, Nora Zehetner, Jonathan Taylor Thomas
- Alien Fury: Countdown to Invasion(2000): Paul played Jamison Collier in this Thriller TV movie directed by Rob Hedden with the cast Dale Midkiff, Stephen Tobolowsky, Dondre Whitfield
- Rescuers: Stories of Courage: Two Families(1998): Paul was Milos in this TV Drama by Tony Bill, Tim Hunter produced by John Pielmeier, Adam Rodman with the cast of Robin Tunney, Daryl Hannah, Michael Rapaport.
- The Punisher(2017): He played the role of Rawlins in the Series with stars- Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Amber Rose Revah, Jon Bernthal in the lead.
- Suits(2016): Paul appeared as Frank Gallo in the Comedy Drama Series with stars- Gabriel Macht, Patrick J. Adams, Meghan Markle in the main roles.
- Major Crimes(2015): Paul Schulze was Owen Holland in the Mystery Crime Drama Series created by Warner Bros., James Duff with the cast of G.W. Bailey, Mary McDonnell, Tony Denison
- Rizzoli & Isles(2015): Paul Schulze was Dr. Joe Harris in this Mystery Crime Drama Series with the cast Angie Harmon, Jordan Bridges, Sasha Alexander
- Chicago P.D.(2014): He portrayed the character- Joseph Price in the Crime Drama TV Series created by Matt Olmstead, Derek Haas, Michael Brandt , it has Patrick John Flueger, Jesse Lee Soffer, Jason Beghe in the lead cast.
- Chelsea Lately(2013): He played the character- Eddie Walzer in the Comedy Series with stars- Chelsea Handler, Mike Rock, Chuy Bravo in the main roles.
- Person of Interest(2012): He acted in the role of Gianni Moretti Jr. in the Drama Series by Jonathan Nolan featuring Kevin Chapman, Taraji P. Henson, Jim Caviezel in the cast.
- Franklin & Bash(2012): He acted as Eli Palmer in the Crime Comedy TV Series with the cast of Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Reed Diamond, Breckin Meyer
- The Mentalist(2012): Paul played John Hutton in this Crime Drama TV Series , it has Robin Tunney, Simon Baker, Tim Kang in the main roles.
- Fairly Legal(2011): He portrayed the role of Steve Janks in the Comedy Drama Series starring Virginia Williams, Michael Trucco, Sarah Shahi in the main roles.
- Law & Order: Special Victims Unit(2010): He acted as Bill Lawrence in the Mystery Crime Drama Series featuring Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Ice-T in the cast.
- Nurse Jackie(2009): He played Eddie Walzer in this Comedy Drama TV Series starring Paul Schulze, Edie Falco, Merritt Wever in the main roles.
- The Cleaner(2009): Paul was Harrison in this Drama Series produced by Robert Munic, Jonathan Prince with the cast Benjamin Bratt, Grace Park, Amy Price-Francis .
- Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles(2008): He acted as Carl Greenway in this Drama Series with actors- Summer Glau, Thomas Dekker, Lena Headey playing main roles.
- Criminal Minds(2008): He played the character of Det. Ronnie Baleman in the Drama Series , starring A.J. Cook, Matthew Gray Gubler, Kirsten Vangsness in the lead.
- Journeyman(2007): Paul Schulze portrayed the character of Agent Richard Garrity in this Romantic Fantasy Series with the cast of Gretchen Egolf, Moon Bloodgood, Kevin McKidd
- Mad Men(2007): He portrayed Hobo in this Drama Series with stars- Elisabeth Moss, Vincent Kartheiser, Jon Hamm in the main roles.
- The Nine(2007): He portrayed Mike Moss in the Crime Drama Series produced by Hank Steinberg, K.J. Steinberg starring John Billingsley, Jessica Collins, Lourdes Benedicto in the lead.
- Boston Legal(2007): Paul played JAG Schoenewics in the Crime Comedy Drama TV Series , cast includes Candice Bergen, James Spader, William Shatner
- CSI: Miami(2007): Paul Schulze portrayed the character of Dr. Werner Klein in the Crime Drama TV Series , it features Adam Rodriguez, David Caruso, Emily Procter in the cast.
- Shark(2006): Paul was Ted Jeffries in this Mystery Crime Drama Series with actors- Sophina Brown, James Woods, Danielle Panabaker in the lead cast.
- Justice(2006): He played the character of J.D. Keller in this Crime Thriller Drama Series with the cast Victor Garber, Kerr Smith, Rebecca Mader.
- Standoff(2006): Paul played Dale Steckler in the Romantic Crime Drama Series with stars- Ron Livingston, Gina Torres, Rosemarie DeWitt in the lead.
- The Closer(2006): He portrayed Richard Branch in this Mystery Crime Drama Series by Warner Bros., James Duff with Corey Reynolds, Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons in the lead.
- Cold Case(2006): He portrayed the role- Phil Jorgensen in this Mystery Crime Series , it has Danny Pino, Kathryn Morris, John Finn in the lead cast.
- NCIS(2006): Paul Schulze portrayed the character of Major Ken Meyers in this Crime Comedy Series , cast includes David McCallum, Mark Harmon, Pauley Perrette
- CSI: Crime Scene Investigation(2006): Paul was Surgeon in the Mystery Crime Series , cast includes Marg Helgenberger, George Eads, Laurence Fishburne
- Close to Home(2005): Paul played James Pritchard in the Drama Series produced by Warner Bros. Television, Jim Leonard starring Jennifer Finnigan, Kimberly Elise, David James Elliott in the lead.
- Inconceivable(2005): He acted in the role of Nate Samuels in this Drama Series with actors- Angie Harmon, Reynaldo Rosales, David Norona in the lead cast.
- Numb3rs(2005): Paul appeared as Photographer in this Mystery Crime Drama Series with the cast Judd Hirsch, David Krumholtz, Rob Morrow
- CSI: NY(2005): Paul Schulze portrayed the character of Luke Robertson in this Crime Drama Series starring Hill Harper, Gary Sinise, Carmine Giovinazzo in the lead.
- JAG(2005): He portrayed Major Try Atkins in the Crime Drama Series with Catherine Bell, David James Elliott, Patrick Labyorteaux in the lead cast.
- Medical Investigation(2004): He portrayed Mr. Kirkland in this Mystery Drama Series created by Jason Horwitch , cast included Kelli Williams, Neal McDonough, Christopher Gorham
- Without a Trace(2004): Paul appeared as Mr. Corcoran in this Mystery Crime Drama Series with Poppy Montgomery, Anthony LaPaglia, Enrique Murciano in the lead cast.
- Strong Medicine(2004): Paul was Mayor Arnold Sweeney in the Drama Series with actors- Jenifer Lewis, Josh Coxx, Rosa Blasi playing the lead characters.
- The West Wing(2004): He portrayed the character- Terrance Sligh in the Drama TV Series created by Aaron Sorkin with the cast of Rob Lowe, Allison Janney, Martin Sheen
- The Division(2003): Paul appeared as Lt. De Marco in the Mystery Drama Series produced by Deborah Joy LeVine starring Lisa Vidal, Bonnie Bedelia, Nancy McKeon in the main roles.
- Frasier(2003): He acted as Alex in the Comedy TV Series produced by Peter Casey, David Angell, David Lee , cast includes Jane Leeves, David Hyde Pierce, Kelsey Grammer
- 24(2002): He played the character of Ryan Chappelle in this Drama Series with stars- Mary Lynn Rajskub, Kiefer Sutherland, Carlos Bernard in the lead.
- Grounded for Life(2002): He portrayed the character- Kenny in this TV Series produced by Mike Schiff, Bill Martin, it has Kevin Corrigan, Megyn Price, Donal Logue in the lead cast.
- Roswell(2002): He played Man In Black in this Mystery Series , cast includes Shiri Appleby, Katherine Heigl, Jason Behr
- Spin City(2002): He portrayed the character- Steven in the Comedy Series with the cast of Heather Locklear, Michael J. Fox, Charlie Sheen
- The Guardian(2001):
- Mimic 2(2001): Paul Schulze was Phillip in this Horror Video directed by Jean de Segonzac created by Joel Soisson, Donald A. Wollheim with the cast of Bruno Campos, Will Estes, Alix Koromzay
- Judging Amy(1999): He portrayed the character- Aaron Carter in the Drama TV Series with stars- Amy Brenneman, Karle Warren, Tyne Daly in the main roles.
- Snoops(1999): He played Mr. Sheridan in this Drama Series with the cast of Paula Jai Parker, Edward Kerr, Gina Gershon
- The Sopranos(1999): He played Father Phil Intintola in the Crime Drama Series created by David Chase with the cast of James Gandolfini, Edie Falco, Lorraine Bracco
- NYPD Blue(1999): Paul played Ronald Barrett in the Crime Series with the cast of Dennis Franz, Gordon Clapp, Jimmy Smits
- Oz(1998): Paul was Officer Rick Heim in the Crime Thriller Drama TV Series starring J.K. Simmons, Lee Tergesen, Ernie Hudson in the main roles.
- Prince Street(1997):
- Dellaventura(1997): He played the role- Ronald in the Drama Series created by Richard Di Lello, Julian Neil, Bernard L. Nussbaumer featuring Rick Aiello, Byron Minns, Danny Aiello in the cast.
- Swift Justice(1996): He portrayed in the Thriller Series , cast included Emerson St. John, James McCaffrey, Tony Darrow
- New York Undercover(1995): He acted in the role of Ted Winters in this Crime Drama Series created by Cry Wolf, Kevin Arkadie, Dick Wolf with actors- Patti D'Arbanville, Malik Yoba, Michael DeLorenzo playing main roles.
- Homicide: Life on the Street(1993): He played the role- Miles Stradinger in the Mystery Crime Drama TV Series with the cast of Richard Belzer, Clark Johnson, Yaphet Kotto
- Law & Order(1992): Paul played Mr. Kralik in this Mystery Crime Drama Series, it has Dennis Farina, Jerry Orbach, Jesse Martin in the lead cast.
Short movies/ Video
- Enlightened!(2009): He played the role- Tony in the Comedy directed by Paul Pedreira created by Tara Emerson , it stars Paul Schulze, Lilli Birdsell, Christopher Meehan in the cast.
- Blindsight(2006): He played the role of Ethan in the Thriller directed by Bryon Cunningham, starring Tony Pasqualini, Ranjani Brow, Alyss Henderson in the main roles.
- Last Writes(2001): He portrayed the role- Max in the short video directed by Jim Fleigner created by Jim Fleigner , cast included Michael Panes, Scott Lawrence, Paul Schulze
- NYC 3/94(1994): He acted in the short video directed by Hal Hartley.
Paul Schulze: Interesting Facts
- He is of German ancestry.
- Screen Actors Guild Award Nomination: He was nominated for the award for his role in '24 hours' in 2004, he was again nominated in 2012.
- His mother was shocked at first when he started acting in negative roles. 'Acting soft in real life helps' says the actor.
- He has frequently played Lawyer, Cop, Criminal roles.
- He took acting seriously when he was in high school.
- 24: The Game(2006): He voiced a character in the video game.
- His dating history is unknown, some speculate he is gay but nothing has been official.
Paul Schulze: Quotes
- He acted in commercials as a kid.
- I certainly love to just be on the set. I love to be working
- (When asked if he likes Good roles or bad roles more) -Whichever role has more air time and has the most fun writers.
- I like playing bad guys
- I’m working on something. I just don’t know what it is yet
- I’ve been very fortunate that I've played lot of different characters.
Paul Schulze: Photos, Pictures
Young Paul Schulze